Situated in the historically and culturally renowned city, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu province, Jiangsu University was established through the combination of Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, Zhenjiang Medical College and Zhenjiang Teachers’ College with the approval of the Ministry of Education of China in August, 2001. Its main body, the former Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, a brother university of Nanjing University and Southeast University, was one of the 88 key universities designated by the State Council in 1978.
At present, Jiangsu University has 24 schools, with more than 4700 staff members, among which 280 are professors, and an enrolment of more than 42,000 students, of whom about 7,200 are postgraduates. It offers 76 undergraduate programs in the fields of engineering, science, medicine, literature, economics, law, management, education, history. It has 8 post-doctoral research stations, 5 primary Ph.D. disciplines, 33 Ph.D. programs, 100 master’s programs, 2 national key disciplines, 4 provincial key disciplines, 1 key laboratory co-sponsored by Jiangsu Province and the Ministry of Education, 10 provincial key disciplines, 10 provincial key laboratories and engineering centers. In addition, it runs 23 ME (Master of Engineering) and MBA (Master of Business Administration) programs, one publishing company, Jiangsu University Press, and one affiliated hospital.
Jiangsu University is strongest at engineering, one of its five chief fields: engineering, medicine, science, management and humanities. It cultivated the first batch of postgraduates and the first doctor on agricultural machinery in China. Its Ph.D. program, Fluid Machinery and Engineering, is the sole national key program that features pump researching. Its Farm Products Processing Engineering program is the first Ph.D. program in its field in China and its Vehicle Engineering the fourth.
With “erudition, truthfulness, virtuousness” as its motto, Jiangsu University has cultivated a large number of graduates with innovative thoughts, scientific attitudes and practical ability. For instance, it was awarded the “Winning Cup” with its sixth place in the 10th National Challenge Cup for Academic and Scientific Achievements among university students. It passed the assessment by the Ministry of Education as one of the “Excellent Universities for Undergraduate Education” and won the provincial award for its outstanding performance.
The Jiangsu University attaches great importance to scientific research. In the past five years, more than RMB 930 million Yuan are spent on scientific research. It has won a group of National Science Foundation for Distinguished Young Scholars and undertaken several high-level research programs such as “11th Five Year” Major Projects for Science and Technology Development, “863” Key Programs, 190 programs supported by National Science Foundation and 11 programs supported by National Social Science Foundation. Five of its research programs have won national prizes for achievement in science and technology while around 130 have won ministerial or provincial prizes for achievement in science and technology.
More than 3,000 articles are included in three major searching systems. In 2003, it was placed 44th in the list of competitiveness for intellectual property rights among all Chinese scientific institutions and entered the top ten of Jiangsu provincial institutions for patent approval.
Now the whole Jiangsu University, guided by the scientific outlook on development and the principle of four priorities (priority should be given to teaching quality, top-notch faculty members, strong disciplines and independent innovation), is trying its best to build Jiangsu University into a first-rate comprehensive university that features opening, engineering and multidisciplinary development in China.
Jiangsu University provides hostel to all international students. Single room or two persons share a room (double room).
Each room contains a bed, wardrobe, desk, chair, bookshelf, TV, refrigerator, air conditioner, heater, and shower. A public washing machine room and public kitchen is available for student use in the dormitory.
Jiangsu University student societies play an active role in building a youth culture and a harmonious campus culture and in facilitating students’ overall development via such activities as Cultural and Art Festival, Societal Touring Festival and Societal Activities Exhibition Day. The establishment of the Association of Jiangsu University Students’ Societies in August, 2006 helped to realize the institutionalization of routine work, the systematization of independent activities, the innovation of traditional activities and the thematicalization of big activities. At present, there are altogether 116 student societies in Jiangsu University, who has entered the top ten of “best societies” and “best societal activities” of Jiangsu Province in succession. The Philanthropic Alliance even entered the list of China’s Excellent University Student Societies in 2006.
Library in Jiangsu University is open to foreign students, who need to apply for a library card to borrow books.
Jiangsu University has well-developed sports facilities, with open-air football fields, basketball courts, volleyball courts free of charge. Indoor and outdoor swimming pool, gymnasium, table tennis room, bowling room, Badminton Hall, Basketball Hall, Volleyball Hall charge accordingly.
Other facilities on Campus: There are perfect living facilities on campus: supermarkets, banks, post offices, hospitals, photo studios, restaurants etc. to meet your needs.
BACHELOR OF MEDICINE AND SURGERY (MBBS)
Duration: 6 Years (includes last 1 year of complete Internship).
Medium of Instruction: English.
Beginning of session: September every year.
Curriculum: International MBBS Syllabus in accordance with Medical Council of India.
CHINA MEDICAL UNIVERSITIES
- Beihua Medical University
- Capital Medical University
- China Medical University
- China Three Gorges University
- Guangzhou Medical University
- Hebei Medical University
- JIANGSU UNIVERSITY
- Nantong Medical University
- North Sichuan Medical University
- Sun Yat-Sen University
- Weifang Medical University
- Xuzhou Medical University
- Yangzhou Medical University
- Zhengzhou Medical University